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by Marek Brothers on May 7, 2012

WFD Team members recently made a trip to the North Georgia Mountain city of Dahlonega in order to represent MIS Atlanta at Lumpkin County High School’s annual Career Fair. MIS Team members Daniel Garza and Jody Klodner spoke with over 300 students ranging from 9th through 12th grade and were joined by over 50 other presenters spanning all trades... read more

by Marek Brothers on Apr 27, 2012

MIS crews will be getting a mid-May start on The Murfreesboro Medical Clinic II located just outside of Nashville in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. This will be the second medical facility Dave Salyers has sold in as many years and we are happy to have our friends at Freese/Johnson at the helm again for  this newest three-story MOB addition comprised of... read more

by Marek Brothers on Apr 11, 2012

Hispanic Contractors Association is offering a free 10 Hour OSHA class. We have reserved 12 spots for those who may be interested in attending. The classes will be held over a two day period. Friday May 11th and Saturday May 12. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. If you have any questions please feel free to contact Stacy or Joe for more... read more

by Marek Brothers on Mar 20, 2012

 Shown using the Total Station for Lay-Out at the VA Outpatient Clinic is Hector Gonzalez. This instrument works with a GPS system, by shooting three points anywhere in the building. It will display the area blueprint in a computer generated screen.  Capable of 3D imaging, a new wave of new Laser instruments being utilized on some big projects... read more

by Marek Brothers on Mar 20, 2012

These are our 2nd year apprentice's working at the US Federal Courthouse and the VA-Outpatient Clinic.  These men have been attending an apprenticeship class 2.5 hrs, once a week since the start of 2011.  These men are evaluated every six months on Soft skills, Technical skills, Performance and NCCER training.  By taking full advantage of career... read more

by Amanda Marek on Mar 19, 2012

Below are a few of our 2011-2012 Eagle Awards. Congratulations to our hard working project managers! 

by Marek Brothers on Mar 14, 2012

The Marek Family of Companies is once again sponsoring a booth at the CEFGA (Construction Education Foundation of Georgia) CareerExpo and SkillsUSA State Championships for 2012. It all happens 3/15-3/16 at the Georgia InternationalConvention Center. Marek Interior Systems and MEMCO Solutions are teaming up as they are expecting over 7,000 high... read more

by Marek Brothers on Feb 14, 2012

The following article was originally published on ConstructionCitizen.com.Earlier this month, Jim Kollaer interviewed Saied Alavi, operations manager for Marek Brothers Systems, about the volunteer work he and others in the construction industry are providing to build a home for a disabled veteran through the Homes for Our Troops program.  In a... read more

by Marek Brothers on Jan 19, 2012

We will have an OSHA training class for employees who have not attended this training on Tuesday January 24th and Wednesday Janaury 25th.  This is a mandatory training class; any employee that does not attend will not be allowed to return to work unti he/she attends this training class. Please contact Martha if you believe that this notice affects... read more

by Marek Brothers on Jan 19, 2012

We would like to congratulate the following employees for their hard work and dedication. These employees have completed a level of their Workforce Development Training and continue to impress with their ambition in their quest for knowledge. We expect great things from these employees in the future Gabriel Garcia-Journeyman Training Program... read more

by Marek Brothers on Dec 7, 2011

On November 12th and 19th, 2011, Jorge Vazquez  came to the Austin Branch to train our field employees in OSHA 10 Training.  Jorge is our Loss Prevention Specialist from our home office in Houston.  Twenty-seven of our field employees were certified!  Thanks Jorge!! Here are a couple of pictures of our training room and our men.   

by Amanda Marek on Nov 23, 2011

We would like to recognize our employees whom are participating in our apprenticeship program. In this picture they are standing in front of a frame and sheet rock wall which they built as part of the performance lab project. As part of the lab, each apprentice is required to take apart a metal and wood framing, install insulation and sheet rock... read more

by Amanda Marek on Nov 23, 2011

We would like to recognize our employees who won an ABC's Excellence in Construction award for the UT Norman Hackerman Building and also to Marek Brothers Systems whom won an award for the "2011 Best of the Best Subcontractor" award. Above is Chase McNeil posing for a group picture with other award winners.  Congratulations to Craig Kaminski,... read more

by Amanda Marek on Nov 23, 2011

Here are some photos of a current project, the VA clinic, and of the US Court House.  Abpve we are just kicking-off the start of Section-C of the VA clinic in Austin.  Above is some new federal work. Lloyd Meredtih will be the supervising foreman on the exterior project. Doug Prew is currently working to finish off the US Federal Courthouse in... read more

by Christel Qualls-Rhineberger on Oct 19, 2011

Parkland Hospital is building a new two-million square foot facility to replace its existing 55-year old structure. The new hospital is being built across the street from the present facility and broke ground last November. It is scheduled to be completed by April 2014, and will then be the largest public hospital inthe country ever built in one... read more

by Amanda Marek on Oct 14, 2011

Congratulations to those whom received their well deserved service awards last night. The service awards dinner was held at Sullivan's where employees and their spouses were invited to honor and congratulate those individuals whom have been with the company and devoted their time and hard work to Marek Brothers. We greatly appreciate all that you... read more

by Amanda Marek on Aug 29, 2011

 Efrian Vega, shown here, is working on a lift on the site of the U.S. Courthouse. He is being coached by Francisco Hernandez whom has been training Efrain on istallation of exterior heavy gauge metal. Both of them have been taking turns with the installation and cutting metal. A special blade is used for 12 gauge metal and proper PPE is required... read more

by Amanda Marek on Aug 22, 2011

Congratulations to our newly qualified Field Coaches!  Top Row: Chad Trunnel (ceilings and DW Mechanic, NCCER certified), Darrin Price (ceilings and DW Mechanic, NCCER certified), Samuel Archibald (Assistant foreman-ceilings and DW Mechanic, NCCER certified)  Middle Row: Marco Herrera (ceilings and DW Mechanic, NCCER certified), Luis Lozano (... read more

by Marek Brothers on Aug 9, 2011

By DANIELLE ALTENBURG/Valley Morning Star HARLINGEN — Half of the subcontractors building the multimillion-dollar, 150,000-square-foot Bass Pro Shops store are from the Rio Grande Valley or have offices here.Of 20 subcontractors hired by Bass Pro for the job, 10 are located in cities from Harlingen to McAllen.These businesses are building and... read more

by Marek Brothers on Aug 8, 2011

It is that time of year again, it's time to recognize our employees who have been employed at Marek Brothers for a minimum of 10 years.

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